What makes you happy?

What makes you happy?

“Well, what makes you happy?” As I stared at my blank ceiling these words kept replaying in my mind as I rested my head on my pillow last night. Who would have thought that a simple question composed of 5 simple words would have caused me to lose sleep two nights in a row now.… Continue Reading What makes you happy?

My Beautiful Diamonds

My Beautiful Diamonds

It was a 1996 July summer afternoon at my family’s town home (my first home) in Wauchula, Florida.  I’m not sure where everyone else was as I sat on our brown carpet perfectly aligned with the big television set that had only a limited number of channels – most of which became snow when the… Continue Reading My Beautiful Diamonds